AMPS RECOVERS STOLEN PROPERTY FROM RESIDENCE IN TSI SNAIHNE
The Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service (AMPS) received information of a suspect vehicle involved in a number of reported thefts in the surrounding area.
On July 21, 2021, police located a vehicle matching the description parked at a residence in Tsi Snaihne (Snye). Police attended the residence and discovered two vehicles on the property that were reported stolen from the area. Police also seized a number of vehicle license plates that had been expired. Two suspects fled from the scene on a Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) which was also believed to be stolen.
On July 25, 2021, Police received information that the suspect UTV was towing a trailer with lawn equipment on the US portion of Akwesasne. Police located the suspect UTV leaving a residence in Tsi Snaihne and attempted a vehicle stop. The UTV fled from police at a high rate of speed. Police returned to the residence and recovered a trailer and lawn equipment. The property was turned over to the St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Police.
On July 25, 2021, police received information of a reported stolen vessel parked near the shoreline at a residence in Tsi Snaihne. Police attended the area and recovered the stolen vessel from the property.
The Akwesasne Mohawk Police are working closely with partner agencies to identify the suspects involved in the reported thefts in the area. Police are asking anyone with information to call the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service at (613) 575-2340 or Akwesasne Crime Stoppers at (613) 575-2255.